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You require this licence to operate a taxi service. You will require a separate taxi service licence to operate each taxi.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
You must hold an "Operator Accreditation for Taxi Services"
If you intend to drive the taxi you must hold Driver Authorisation.
This licence will remain in effect for 5 years and may be renewed for successive terms of 5 years. (However, if you request it, the licence may be issued for a shorter period).
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Taxi Service Licence (exempted taxi)
Taxi Service Licence (other than exempted taxi)
Criminal history check
For more information, visit https://www.business.qld.gov.au(Opens in new window)
Please note that the number of taxi service licences in each taxi service is controlled.
New taxi service licences are sold by tender.
For legislation and regulation information, visit https://www.legislation.qld.gov.au(Opens in new window)
Department of Transport and Main Roads
Passenger Transport Integration Branch
Personalised Transport Policy Team
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